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Upper Mt Walker Hillslope Erosion Project

Website/Report

Project lead

Bremer Catchment Association Inc

Partnerships

(not documented)

Industries

(not documented)

Activities

On-ground work

Case study type

(none)

Funding source

Everyone’s Environment Grants - Round 2

Funding amount

$92,879

In-kind contribution

(not documented)

Start date

2 December 2013

End date

(not documented)

Summary

This project aims to further reduce sediment loss to the Bremer River by undertaking two demonstration hill slope and gully remediation projects on a grazing property overlooking the Bremer River at Upper Mt Walker.

Benefits

The project will:
  • remediate hill slope and gully erosion
  • improve water infiltration onto pastures
  • improve soil health across five properties
  • reduce sediment flows through neighbouring properties to the Bremer River.

Lesson

(not documented)

Reference ID

130164

Last updated: 16 May 2015

This page should be cited as:

Upper Mt Walker Hillslope Erosion Project, WetlandInfo 2014, Department of Environment and Science, Queensland, viewed 31 January 2020, <https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/resources/tools/wetland-project/upper-mt-walker-hillslope-erosion-project-9c84/>.

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